3 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Painting, American.

  1. William Zorach papers, 1822-1974

    14,000 items ; 48 containers plus 1 oversize ; 7 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Artist. Correspondence; speeches, articles, and books; lectures; sketches; newspaper clippings; financial records; printed material; subject files; and other papers relating principally to the creation, production, and sale of sculpture and paintings by Zorach and his fellow artists.

  2. George Biddle papers, 1863-1973

    3,500 items ; 31 containers plus 1 oversize ; 12 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Artist and public official. Correspondence; diaries; drafts and printed copies of speeches, articles, and a memoir; sketchbooks; scrapbooks; announcements; book reviews; and other papers relating chiefly to Biddle's role in American art, his work for the federal support of art, and the Federal Art Project, including also material relating to his involvment with the United States War Department...

  3. Samuel Finley Breese Morse papers, 1793-1944

    10,060 items ; 73 containers plus 3 oversize ; 18.4 linear feet ; 36 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Artist and inventor. Family and general correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers. Includes letters from Samuel Finley Breese Morse to his family describing his studies in England during the War of 1812 and his subsequent struggle to support himself as a portrait painter in the United States; correspondence and other papers relating to Morse's invention of the...